Shape Type: Dinner & Dessert Wares

Pattern Type: Animals

Date: 1825-1830

Dimensions:

  • Length: 15.12 in (38.4048 cm)
  • Width: 12.00 in (30.48 cm)

Maker: John Hall (& Sons)

Maker's Mark:

Printed

Description:

An earthenware platter printed in blue with the Elk or Moose pattern.  The border cartouches show clock-wise from the top: a beaver, bear, goats and racoons.  They were copied from A Cabinet of Quadrupeds by John Church, 1805.

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